By: Patrick Fields

Things to do in Edmonton this month

Tags: Edmonton events

Zoominescence (Dec. 1 – 31)
A month long festival of lights, held at the zoo. 

Celebrate the Season (Dec. 7 – 23)
Free event of music and colourful lights, held in front of Alberta’s Legislature Building during the evenings. 

Choir! Choir! Choir! (Dec. 11)
International singing phenomenon that showcases the best of collaboration and choir. 

A Christmas Peril Food Bank Benefit (Dec. 15)
Trio of locally based experimental musicians. All proceeds go to Edmonton’s Food Bank and, for those who donate non-perishable goods, entry is free. 

Glow-in-the-dark Axe Throwing (Dec. 23 – Jan. 7)
Not your typical holiday activity but one-of-a-kind fun for the whole family. 

Shumka’s Nutcracker (Dec. 29 – 30) 
A new twist on a holiday classic, this local production features both ballet and folk dance. 

Salute to Vienna (Dec. 30)
Highly romantic and spirited, the beauty of this ballet waltz will bring you to the heart of Europe.